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Prisoner's Uniform Jacket
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This striped prisoner's jacket originally belonged to a German Capo (trustee). Harry Liwerant took it when he was on a death march that passed through Blechhammer, a sub-camp of Auschwitz. The uniforms of ordinary prisoners were not lined and not tailored and often little more than rags.

Photo Credit: Jewish Community Center of New Orleans



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